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Part 2 - Opening ceremony at Parliament

Audio from the opening ceremony at Parliament: remembering the Homosexual Law Reform era - 30 years on. Note a number of musical performances have been removed from this recording.

This recording has been split into two parts - part 1 can be heard here

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  • 0:00:07 - Des Smith introduces Dana de Milo
  • 0:00:40 - Dana de Milo
  • 0:05:20 - Georgina Beyer
  • 0:15:10 - Malcolm Vaughan
  • 0:25:30 - [Performance by Amanduh La Whore not included in podcast]
  • 0:25:35 - Kassie Hartendorp and Fetu-ole-moana Teuila Tamapeau
  • 0:35:25 - Bella Simpson
  • 0:40:00 - Tabby Besley [Tabby's acknowledgement of Bella was not recorded due to a technical issue - apologies]
  • 0:46:30 - Mani Bruce Mitchell and Rawa Karetai
  • 0:58:25 - [Performance by Marcella de Tella not included in podcast]
  • 0:58:30 - Antonia Watson (ANZ)
  • 1:03:20 - Mayor Celia Wade Brown
  • 1:10:00 - MP Grant Robertson
  • 1:14:20 - Adrienne Girling and Karen Harris (Out in the Park)

A special thank you to the organisers and participants for allowing this event to be recorded.

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Record date:5th March 2016
Location:Parliament buildings, Wellington
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